Kimon Phitidis

It’ll take teachers with a can-do attitude to pick up the school year

Schools are to start a phased reopening from June 1, but Covid-19 protocols must be in place. And teachers will also have to deal with learners’ and parents’ uncertainty created by the pandemic

Can-do people achieve despite the odds

Our final freedom is the choice we make in our attitude to difficult circumstances — as the stories of 16 exceptional teachers show

Secrets of the forest

Rising sharply out of Colombia's Caribbean shoreline, the 3 000m Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta is the highest coastal mountain formation in the world. Its exquisitely beautiful slopes, covered in dense cloud forest, are home to an ancient cosmology -- as well as being a wellspring for the world's most notorious narcotics trade. Adventurous tourists can explore both.

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